George F. Glover

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Lochgelly
  • Service no: 9993
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 27
  • Date of Death: 08.09.1914
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Sablonnieres New Communal Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: 5.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Liberton, Midlothian
  • Address: 56 William St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    James Glover

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Margaret Gilruth Glover, 56 William St, Dundee

  • Children:

    Harry, born 04.05.1905 & Elizabeth, born 24.06.1908 (stepchildren)

More about George F. Glover

George Glover   993   Black Watch

GLOVER___On 21st September, Private George Glover,1st Battalion Black Watch, husband of Margaret Gilruth, died of wounds received in action.

Dundee People’s Journal 30th October 1914

GLOVER___In loving memory of my dear husband, Private George Glover, 1st Black Watch, who died of wounds received in action, 21st September 1914. For his King and country. – Inserted by his wife, Margaret Glover.

Dundee People’s Journal 29th September 1915

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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